Mira Costa High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#417
College Readiness Index
48.9
Academic Performance Index
910
Student/Teacher Ratio
N/A
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 2,359 Students
  • N/A Teachers

Mira Costa High School
701 SOUTH PECK AVE
MANHATTAN BEACH, CA 90266

Phone: (310) 318-7337

District: Manhattan Beach Unified School District

Overview

Mira Costa High School is ranked 81st within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Mira Costa High School is 58 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 37 percent. Mira Costa High School is the only high school in the Manhattan Beach Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#417
State Rank
#81

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,359
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 37%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 5%
Full-Time Teachers N/A

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness Index 48.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 2,359
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 48.9

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